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"Sustainable Materials" News Archive

Eastman and Debrand Collaborate for Textile Recycling Solutions
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Eastman and Debrand Collaborate for Textile Recycling Solutions

Eastman, renowned for specialty materials like Naia™ cellulosic fibers, has teamed up with Debrand, a top logistics firm specializing in sustainable solutions for apparel waste from global brands.
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|April 24th, 2024|2:18 PM
The EU Textile Sector Faces Threat of Collapse
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The EU Textile Sector Faces Threat of Collapse

Recyclers in Europe warn of an impending collapse in the textile recycling industry, prompting urgent action from EuRIC across the Netherlands, Germany, and the UK.
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|April 23rd, 2024|3:44 PM
GFA, H&M Foundation Enter Three-Year Funding Pact to Fuel Circular Fashion
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GFA, H&M Foundation Enter Three-Year Funding Pact to Fuel Circular Fashion

A three-year partnership between The Global Fashion Agenda (GFA) and H&M Foundation is aimed at injecting substantial funding into GFA's circularity impact initiatives and expansion of the National Circular Fashion Partnership programmes.
H&M GROUPH&M GROUP
|April 8th, 2024|9:25 AM
Reformation Launches New Eco-Swimwear Line
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Reformation Launches New Eco-Swimwear Line

Reformation has enhanced its sustainable swimwear materials, using the previous launch's recycled ECONYL regenerated nylon leftovers as well as a new, non-synthetic, and renewable material made of a bio-based fiber called EVO by Fulgar.
REFORMATIONREFORMATION
|March 18th, 2024|5:01 PM
Athleta Partners with Ambercycle's Cycora to Revolutionize Performance Apparel Sustainability
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Athleta Partners with Ambercycle's Cycora to Revolutionize Performance Apparel Sustainability

Athleta leads sustainable fashion by integrating Ambercycle's Cycora, aligning with its mission-driven ethos and B Corp certification to reduce environmental impact.
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|March 10th, 2024|6:35 PM
The Quest for Sustainable Denim: Navigating Environmental and Ethical Challenges
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The Quest for Sustainable Denim: Navigating Environmental and Ethical Challenges

Sustainable jeans brands like Mud Jeans and Nudie Jeans lead a transformative shift towards eco-friendly practices, exemplifying the feasibility of aligning consumer demand with ethical and environmental imperatives.
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|February 28th, 2024|11:11 AM
The Many Eco-Friendly Benefits of Bamboo Material
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The Many Eco-Friendly Benefits of Bamboo Material

Used by Boody and Pact, the use of bamboo in fashion aligns with the growing demand for sustainable and ethical practices in the textile and apparel industry.
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|January 26th, 2024|12:28 PM
Exploring the Sustainability of Arnica Extract: A Comprehensive Overview
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Exploring the Sustainability of Arnica Extract: A Comprehensive Overview

Sustainable arnica cultivation entails environmentally friendly practices, such as organic farming, safeguarding soil health and ecosystem balance for a more sustainable supply chain.
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|January 22nd, 2024|3:53 PM
Unraveling the Threads of Ahimsa Silk and Sustainable Fashion
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Unraveling the Threads of Ahimsa Silk and Sustainable Fashion

Ahimsa silk boasts a range of sustainable properties that contribute to a more environmentally friendly textile industry, used by Stella McCartney, Eileen Fisher, Cuyana, and more.
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|January 15th, 2024|10:29 AM
Bananatex Crafts Compostable Jerseys from Abacá Banana Plants
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Bananatex Crafts Compostable Jerseys from Abacá Banana Plants

Bananatex revolutionizes the textile industry with its eco-friendly jersey fabric made from Abacá banana plants, earning recognition at the Dezeen Awards 2023 and showcasing the company's ongoing commitment to sustainable fashion.
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|January 5th, 2024|11:37 AM